Idiopathic giant-cell granulomatous hypophysitis mimicking acute meningitis.

  title={Idiopathic giant-cell granulomatous hypophysitis mimicking acute meningitis.},
  author={Ruben Cooper and Elise Belilos and Steven Drexler and Anne Efron and Elisa Ferrara and S R Tollin},
  journal={The American journal of the medical sciences},
  volume={318 5},
A 32-year-old woman presented with severe headache, photophobia, fever, nausea, vomiting, and worsening vision. She had also noted several months of amenorrhea. She was febrile to 38.9 degrees C. Laboratory evaluation revealed a markedly elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate. Lumbar puncture revealed a cerebrospinal fluid lymphocytic pleocytosis and an… CONTINUE READING